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This code sample is named POOMTasks. It demonstrates how to write a Personal Information Manager (PIM)/Messaging application that uses API members from the Pocket Outlook Object Model (POOM)to create, delete, and otherwise manage ITask.

Feature Area

Relevant APIs


To run the code sample
  1. Navigate to the solution file (*.sln), and double-click it. By default, the solution file is copied to the following folder:

    C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6.5.3 DTK\Samples\Smartphone\cpp\Win32\poomtasks

    Microsoft Visual Studio launches and loads the solution.

  2. Build the solution (Ctrl+Shift+B).

  3. Deploy the solution (F5).

Source File Listing


Contains most of the code that deals with interacting with POOM.


Controls most of the windows and dialog boxes. This source file contains the WinProcs and initializes.

Development Environments

SDK:Windows Mobile Standard SDK 

Development Environment:Visual Studio 2005 or 2008.

ActiveSync:Version 4.5.

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